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Taken at the flood: An open letter to Nigel Farage

Taken at the flood: An open letter to Nigel Farage Creative commons image Credit: European Parliament under CC-BY-NC-ND licence
Updated 13 Feb 2014
The sight of UKIP's Nigel Farage in deep water prompted Joe Smith to write a personal note with a generous offer of help.

Tackling flooding from ground up

Tackling flooding from ground up Creative commons image Credit: cheltenhamborough | Flickr
Introductory Level Duration 5 mins Updated 10 Jan 2014
With increasing likelihood and frequency of flooding expected in Britain, what can be done to prevent the devastation? 

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Managing coastal environments

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Managing coastal environments Copyrighted image Credit: Used with permission
Intermediate Level Duration 3 hours Updated 05 Mar 2014
Coastal environments are by their nature ever-changing. This unit looks at the example of the Blackwater Estuary in Essex, England, describing how...

Transport and sustainability

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Intermediate Level Duration 12 hours Updated 17 Oct 2013
This unit explores the issues around sustainable transport and how the role of technology and society can interact to lower the overall impact of...

Modelling pollution in the Great Lakes

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Introductory Level Duration 4 hours Updated 15 Aug 2012
This unit is the first in the series of five units that introduce the idea of modelling with mathematics. This unit centres on a mathematical model...